Hard Science

The future isn't just about what we can build or engineer through technology. Scientists are making groundbreaking discoveries and achieving remarkable breakthroughs in the fields of mathematics, chemistry, astrophysics, biology, and quantum mechanics. And we're doing it every week.  We'll cover the biggest ones by breaking down complex research papers and analyzing the implications of their content.

It could finally get graphene out of labs and into the world.

August 16, 2018

It's the first time researchers have observed a a coronal mass ejection from a star other than our Sun.

August 10, 2018

The Parker Solar Probe is on a mission to "touch" the Sun.

August 9, 2018

Two new studies contradict each other. Under our current model, they can't both be right.

August 7, 2018

For yeast, one chromosome works about as well as 16.

August 2, 2018

New research could help us hone in on ET.

August 1, 2018

Geckos can regrow more than just their tails.

July 30, 2018

It's a for-profit company, and it saw a way to make money.

July 26, 2018

Experts say the decision could "slam the door shut on this revolutionary technology."

July 25, 2018

Scientists team up to track down the source of high-energy neutrinos.

July 12, 2018